Tomorrow, January 25, is Local Quilt Shop Day. Tomorrow all in stock fat quarters will be $2 (normally $3). Also, to help us think sunshine all yellow fabric will be 20% off.
ByAnnie.com has a contest from January 25 to February 29 to vote for your favorite quilt shop. We are asking you to cast you vote for Twisted Sisters Quilt Shop. The winning shop will receive a free ByAnnie Trunk Show.
We hope everyone had a very Blessed Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. We sincerely thank you for your support and business during 2019. It is our hope that the coming year will bring you much love, joy, happiness, very little (if any) seam ripping, and a lot of completed projects.
JANUARY FEATURE -- Our feature for the month of January is Buttons, Ric-Rac, Strapping, Belting, and Velcro. All buttons, ric-rac, strapping, belting, and velcro will be 20% off during January.
NOTE: We do sell Quilters Select Rulers. However, since they are difficult to ship they are not listed in our on-line store; they are sold in the store only.
QUILT APPRAISALS BY CINDY STUART
Appraisals are recommended for new quilts and old quilts valued for more than $250. Values will be provided.
Consultations are recommended for old quilts valued at less than $250. Information will include age of quilt, pattern when known, quilt care and advice and other observations. No value is given.
Quilts are to be brought in by the owner. If this is not possible, the owner needs to sign a letter that authorizes individual (by name) to hear comments about the quilt and that includes the owners address. The appraisal will be sent to the owner.
Please allow 30 minutes for one appraisal ($50 per quilt) and 15 minutes for consultation ($25 per quilt). A deposit of $25 per quilt will be required.
Please contact Twisted Sisters to schedule an appointment. Current schedule is December 19 (9:00-Noon).
We are starting to collect pillowcases towards this year's donations. Our goal is 1,000 pillowcases and they will be donated to Mission of Hope and Blount County Family Promise. Thanks to your generosity after reaching last year's goal, we have 100 towards this year.
CLASSES -- Our class schedule is up-to-date on the website. Please be sure and check out some new, and repeat, classes we have available. If you have a special class you are interested in, please let us know and we will try to get one scheduled.
The Piecemakers Group of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Maryville has some quilts and a wreath to sell. Under the Gallery section below are pictures and the cost of these items. Please contact us for the cost and information on purchasing these. All of the money from the sale of these items goes to St. Andrew's church - Twisted Sisters Quilt Shop doesn't receive any money from this sale.
UPCOMING QUILT SHOWS AND EVENTS IN THE AREA:
March 4 - 7, 2020 - Mountain Quiltfest in Pigeon Forge TN
June 4-13, 2020 - East Tennessee Quilt Shop Hop
You Sew Crazy Sewing Studio has ongoing events for sewers, quilters, and crafters; check them out at https://yousewcrazy.squarespace.com/events.
HANDICAP RAMP - We have a portable handicap ramp for people who need assistance into our store. If you are in need of this, please call ahead or have someone come in and let us know.
NOTE: Shipping cost will be determined at time order is filled. The quoted amount is an estimated cost. Cost will be lowered if applicable.
Twisted Sisters Quilt Shop is a locally owned quilt shop in Alcoa, TN offering a wide selection of fabrics, notions, patterns, books and more. We offer a variety of classes for all skill levels as well as long-arm quilting and binding services.
We are located near the beautiful Smoky Mountain area. We are a member of the Blount County Chamber of Commerce.